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Warehouse Operative (Fluid Technician)

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Date: Sep 10, 2022

Location: Hazelwood, DER, GB, DE56 4AN

Company: Lubrizol Corporation

Req ID: 86701  


Lubrizol, a Berkshire Hathaway company, is a market-driven global company that combines complex, specialty chemicals to optimize the quality, performance and value of customers’ products while reducing their environmental impact.  Lubrizol produces and supplies technologies to customers in the global transportation, industrial and consumer markets.  These technologies include lubricant additives for engine oils, driveline and other transportation-related fluids, industrial lubricants, and additives for gasoline and diesel fuel.  In addition, Lubrizol makes ingredients and additives for home care and personal care products and pharmaceuticals, and specialty materials, including plastics technology and performance coatings in the form of resins and additives.


Warehouse and Logistics Operative


Full time, Permanent Opportunity

£22,000 – £24,000 based on experience.

Monday to Friday – 8 hour shift.

Overtime available.


We offer a comprehensive benefits package including discretionary annual bonus, competitive pension scheme, overtime paid at increased rate and private medical cover.

Lubrizol will support you to develop your own skills and progress as part of a global organization.


We are looking to hire a Warehouse and Logistics Operative to join our team. This is a fantastic role for someone to begin a career within a global corporation, with many opportunities to develop and grow. In this role you will conduct warehouse and logistics duties, in accordance with good working practices.



In this role you will be expected to work as part of an experienced team to deliver right first time, every time in the following core activities:

  • Applicants will have a good understanding and working knowledge of Health, safety & environment within an operational setting. Successful candidates will be expected to comply with and support HSE and housekeeping best practices
  • Ensure stock control systems are maintained with minimal guidance
  • Complete order picking and labelling to support blending and laboratory processes
  • Complete goods receipt duties and support dispatch processes
  • Respond to customer requests in a prompt and professional manner
  • Weekend overtime to maintain key processes during busy periods or as holiday cover (Optional)

Training will be provided for all technical aspects of this role.
To be successful you will need:

  • Good understanding of Health and Safety in an operational environment
  • Proven PC skills, working knowledge of systems such as SAP would be advantageous.  Training will be given. A good understanding of Microsoft Systems is essential.
  • The ability to manage own workload and maintain attention to detail
  • The ability to handle stock containers that can weigh up to 30kg, and operate manual handling equipment for containers weighing more than 30kg.
  • Fork Lift Truck license would be advantageous but not essential as training can be provided
  • Material dispensing experience would be beneficial as the role involves weighing chemicals to a high level of accuracy

The successful applicant will be dealing with the dispatch of materials. In line with government regulations, you are required to provide your past 5 year career history and consent to us carrying out a career history and DBS check.
Lubrizol is an equal opportunities employer and welcomes applications from a diverse range of applicants. All applicants will be considered entirely on the basis of their relevant merits and abilities.



The Hazelwood site is located in a rural setting; around 8 miles from Derby City centre and supports our Customers and Original Equipment Manufacturers throughout Europe and Africa.  Derby is a historic town first settled by the Romans in around 80 AD. It is the site of the world’s first modern factory; the Silk Mill built in 1717 and has been at the heart of the rail industry from 1839. Derby was awarded city status in 1977 and has recently undergone a £1 billion refurbishment to include a new shopping mall and media centre.  The Derby area offers affordable housing, a low cost of living and has a reputation for an outstanding quality of life. It has excellent schools and was voted one of the most desirable places to live in the UK in a national survey carried out in 2002.  Hazelwood is located in the foothills of the Peak District which is well known for its magnificent scenery, but if you prefer something different there are many places of interest to visit.

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